Ps 163 Bath Beach

109 Bay 14th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 595 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Ps 163 Bath Beach ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 163 Bath Beach ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Ps 163 Bath Beach's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
595 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 163 Bath Beach ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 163 Bath Beach is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#1036 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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57%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
67%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
33%
10%
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Hispanic
35%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
29%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.69
This chart displays the diversity score of Ps 163 Bath Beach and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 163 Bath Beach's ranking?
Ps 163 Bath Beach is ranked #1036 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 163 Bath Beach often compared to?
Ps 163 Bath Beachis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 229 Dyker, Ps 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 163 Bath Beach?
595 students attend Ps 163 Bath Beach.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
35% of Ps 163 Bath Beach students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Asian, 29% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 163 Bath Beach?
Ps 163 Bath Beach has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 163 Bath Beach offer ?
Ps 163 Bath Beach offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 163 Bath Beach part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 163 Bath Beach located?
Ps 163 Bath Beach is located in the Bath Beach neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 3 other public schools located in Bath Beach.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 67% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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